News Local Fine and warm on Monday, dust in the atmosphere

Fine and warm on Monday, dust in the atmosphere

Weak high pressure is affecting the area and dust will be observed in the atmosphere, the met office said in its early morning weather bulletin.

Monday will be mainly fine, with increased cloud at intervals in the mountains in the afternoon.

Temperatures will be 30 C inland, 27 C on the east coast, around 25 C on remaining coasts and 22 C in the mountains.

Tonight will be mainly fine. Temperatures will fall to 15 C inland and the west and north coasts, around 16 C on the east coast and 12 C in the mountains.

Tuesday and Wednesday will be mainly fine with increased cloud at intervals.

On Thursday increased cloud may lead to local showers while isolated thunderstorms are possible in the afternoon in the mountains and inland.

Temperatures are expected to remain at the same levels over the next three days, remaining above average for the time of year.

 

Top Stories

After first rainfall, flamingos are back to Larnaca’s wetlands – PHOTOS

Winter in coastal Larnaca region’s wetland is never complete without a visit from the distinctive flamingos and true to form they are back again...

‘Apostle Pavlos’ special education school on alert, 37 covid cases recorded

‘Apostle Pavlos’ special education school in Liopetri went on alert after 37 people there tested positive to coronavirus late on Monday. Board chairman of the...

Attempted murder of foreign man outside his Strovolos home

Police are investigating a case of attempted murder after a 28-year-old foreign man was attacked late on Monday outside his home in Strovolos, Nicosia...

Trump administration gives green light to proceed with Biden transition

After weeks of waiting, President Donald Trump's administration on Monday cleared the way for President-elect Joe Biden to transition to the White House, giving...

Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 59.05 million

More than 59.05 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 1,396,757​ have died, according to a Reuters...

Taste

Squash soup

Ingredients: 1 kg pumpkin, cut into small cubes, approximately 5 cups 2 medium (400g) sweet potatoes, cut into cubes, approximately 2 ½ cups 1 chopped leek, only...

Mezedes

No visit to Cyprus is complete without enjoying the traditional meal of many small dishes known as ‘meze’. This large feast, which has been a...

Prawns with fried cheese, barley shaped pasta

Put the barley shaped pasta into a small pan with salted water, bring to a boil and when tender, drain. Peal the prawns leaving...

Salmon and shrimp sheftalies

Mix all ingredients for tabbouli in a bowl and keep to one side so flavours can combine. Prepare the sheftalies: wash and soak the casing...